- An Overview of Assurance and Forensic Services in Society
- Crimes Act, other forensic regulations, and auditor's legal liability
- The Auditor's and Forensic Accountant's Report
- Audit Planning, Risk Assessment and Materiality
- IT and Controls Environment
- Designing Substantive Procedures
- Substantive Procedures Application: Auditing Sales and Receivables
- Fraud Detection and Analysis I
- Fraud Detection and Analysis II
- Financial Statement Fraud I
- Financial Statement Fraud II
- Completing the Audit
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Web links
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Lecture capture
- Online Quizzes/Tests
- Standard Media
You are recommended to have completed the following subjects(s) or have equivalent knowledge before starting this subject:
No special requirements
Please note: This subject was previously titled Assurance Services and Regulation.
This subject aims to develop practical skills and has a research emphasis building on the use of the existing body of knowledge in assurance services, forensics and regulation. The materials covered include professional pronouncements, research papers and audit and forensic literature.
The subject aims to develop both research and practical skills. You need to develop the ability to answer research and practical questions, which may require analytical and problem solving skills. An auditor and forensic accountant in undertaking an investigation requires these skills. Communication and presentation skills are expected to be enhanced both in written and verbal form. Teaching and assessment methods have been designed to encourage the development of these skills and you are expected to utilise these research skills in order to undertake the major research related activity, and to be able to satisfactorily complete the examination.
- Online Quiz (20%)
- Research Project (30%)
- Invigilated Exam (50%)
Textbook information is pending.